Currie Cup news

Status quo remains in Currie Cup

Status quo remains in Currie Cup

Posted on October 30, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Toyota Free State Cheetahs on Tuesday retained their spot in the 2019 Currie Cup Premier Division as they defeated First Division champions, the SWD Eagles, by 36-5 in a promotion / relegation match in Bloemfontein. The Free Staters scored three tries in the first half – one of which was a penalty try after […]

Read More
The battle is on for Currie Cup Premier Division spot

The battle is on for Currie Cup Premier Division spot

Posted on October 29, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Toyota Free State Cheetahs and SWD Eagles will know their Currie Cup fate on Tuesday evening after they meet in a promotion / relegation match in Bloemfontein, which will determine who earns the right to play in the Premier Division next season. The Free Staters finished the Currie Cup Premier Division as the last-placed […]

Read More
Cell C Sharks hold their nerve to win first Currie Cup title since 2013

Cell C Sharks hold their nerve to win first Currie Cup title since 2013

Posted on October 27, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Cell C Sharks claimed their first Currie Cup title in five years on Saturday in a brave reversal of fortunes after going down in last year’s final. They outscored DHL Western Province two tries to none for a 17-12 victory in a gripping match in the sweltering heat at DHL Newlands. It was not […]

Read More
Currie Cup set for thrilling finale in Cape Town

Currie Cup set for thrilling finale in Cape Town

Posted on October 25, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Currie Cup will reach a thrilling conclusion in Cape Town on Saturday when the unbeaten DHL Western Province will set their sights on a fairy-tale finish to the season against a Cell C Sharks side determined to avenge defeat in last year’s final. The match, which marks the ninth time the sides battle it […]

Read More
Currie Cup promotion-relegation game confirmed

Currie Cup promotion-relegation game confirmed

Posted on October 23, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Toyota Free State Cheetahs will host Currie Cup First Division champions, the SWD Eagles, in a promotion-relegation match on Tuesday, 30 October, to determine which side will feature in the Currie Cup Premier Division next season. The match will be played at the Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein at 18h00. The Free Staters finished the […]

Read More
Peyer to referee fourth Currie Cup Final

Peyer to referee fourth Currie Cup Final

Posted on October 23, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Jaco Peyper will referee his fourth Currie Cup Final in seven seasons when DHL Western Province host the Cell C Sharks at DHL Newlands in Cape Town on Saturday at 16h00. Saturday’s final match of the season in the Currie Cup Premier Division – sponsored by Nashua and DirectAxis Financial Services – will be the […]

Read More
DHL WP to host Cell C Sharks in Currie Cup Final

DHL WP to host Cell C Sharks in Currie Cup Final

Posted on October 20, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

It took 100 minutes of high drama at DHL Newlands, but DHL Western Province ultimately clinched home-ground advantage and will host the Cell C Sharks in the Currie Cup Final in Cape Town next weekend after the coastal sides beat their Gauteng rivals in two epic semi-finals on Saturday. The final, which will kick off […]

Read More
SWD Eagles clinch Currie Cup First Division title

SWD Eagles clinch Currie Cup First Division title

Posted on October 19, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

A hat-trick of tries by SWD Eagles No 8 Wayne Wilschut paved the way for the team from George to win the Currie Cup First Division title for the first time in more than a decade in a thrilling final against the Hino Valke at Outeniqua Park on Friday night. The Hino Valke laid a […]

Read More
Currie Cup set for big momentum shift

Currie Cup set for big momentum shift

Posted on October 18, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The momentum of the Currie Cup – sponsored by DirectAxis Financial Services and Nashua – will change significantly on Saturday as the teams make the switch from qualifying mode to final mode as they take to the field in the Premier Division semi-finals. The Cell C Sharks will host the Xerox Golden Lions in Durban […]

Read More
DHL Western Province, Cell C Sharks to host Currie Cup semifinals

DHL Western Province, Cell C Sharks to host Currie Cup semifinals

Posted on October 13, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Western Province and Cell C Sharks will host the Vodacom Blue Bulls and Xerox Golden Lions respectively next Saturday in the semifinals of the Currie Cup Premier Division, sponsored by DirectAxis Financial Services and Nashua. The matches, to be played in Cape Town and Durban, will extend an amazing season of breath-taking action in […]

Read More